Monthly Archives: January 2016
On Friday afternoon our year 4 group joined the children’s centre again. It is lovely to see how relationships are developing between the children as they play and learn together. The older children are so caring and encouraging to each other and the younger children.
On Friday morning the boys collaborated to make mud. They found the best place to dig dirt and then collected rain water to mix with it.
I felt really lucky this afternoon being able to see some amazing collaboration. The boys found a den in the woods, they decided to work together to make it even better.
It has been a long time since the children from the morning group came to the woods. Some of them have grown up lot since last time they came to the woods. It was lovely to see how confident they were to explore and walk on the different surfaces, up and down the slope.
Exciting things happened in the woods on Friday (exciting things happen most days). From doing the holiday club I have seen how well having different age groups together works and this was something I wanted to explore further. After much thought we decided to bring together a group of children from year 4 and some … Continue reading
This morning we used I can animate to make some short animations. We had a play around with some ideas and made some short animations. Next week we are going to explore this further.
This afternoon some of the children stretched their imagination and collaboration muscles and built a boat. They pretended they were going fishing. I was really interested to find out about fishing rods and how the reels work. Tyler is an expert and passed see of his knowledge on to me. Some of the other children … Continue reading
This morning F1 stretched their noticing muscles. The used magnifying glasses to help them to see better.
Year1 JJ showed me how they can collaborate when we went to the woods. They worked together to make dens using tarpaulins and string. I was really impressed with how the children persevered to create their dens. They had one fabulous ideas. Well done year 1.
F2 KB were really busy learning this morning.